from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • A kind of cast steel containing nickel, which greatly increases its strength. It is used for armor plate, bicycle tubing, propeller shafts, etc.

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  • noun chemistry steel that contains approximately 6% of nickel

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an alloy steel containing nickel


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